1. Women CEOs More Likely to be Targeted by Activist Shareholders

    Women CEOs More Likely to be Targeted by Activist Shareholders

    Women CEOs are much more likely than their male counterparts to be targeted by activist shareholders, according to research conducted by a team that included two University of Alabama business professors...

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    1. Many of the media articles we were reading about shareholder activists targeting companies seemed to involve firms with women CEOs.
    2. Activists usually defend their aggressive stance against management by saying that they want to improve the way the company is being run, in effect, looking out for the common shareholders.
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